Philadelphia Public Art

Person: Michelangelo

Hemicycle Decorative Plaque
Alexander Kemp, 1877
* Representations of Fra Angelico, Bartolommeo Bandinelli, Fra Bartolommeo, Giovanni Bellini, Pierre Bontemps, Donato Bramante, Filippo Brunelleschi, Correggio, Benedetto da Maiano, Antonello da Messina, Leonardo da Vinci, Luca Della Robbia, Arnolfo di Lapo, Donatello, Albrecht Durer, Peter Fischer, Lorenzo Ghiberti, Giorgione, Giotto, Jean Goujon, Holbein, Le Sueur, Pierre Lescot, Masaccio, Michelangelo, Bartolome Esteban Murillo, Andrea di Cione Orcagna, Bernard Palissy, Andrea Palladio, Giovanni Pisano, Nicolas Poussin, Raphael, Rembrandt, Robert of Luzarches, Peter Paul Rubens, Titian, Anthony Van Dyck, Jan Van Eyck, Velasquez, Paolo Veronese and Domenico Zampieri
* groups of people, some standing, some sitting, hats, dogs
* Attribution and list of portrayed people are based on the Smithsonian catalog with corrected spellings and attempted disambiguations where reasonably obvious.
* Front wall. Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. West side of Broad, North of Arch.
* 39.955150,-75.163225 [map]
* On the Convention District tour
* See also:'s Fra Angelico page's Bartolommeo Bandinelli page's Fra Bartolommeo page's Giovanni Bellini page's Pierre Bontemps page's Donato Bramante page's Filippo Brunelleschi page's Correggio page<.a>
+'s Benedetto da Maiano page's Antonello da Messina page's Leonardo da Vinci page's Luca Della Robbia page's Arnolfo di Lapo page's Donatello page's Albrecht Durer page's Lorenzo Ghiberti page's Giorgione page's Giotto page's Jean Goujon page's Holbein page's Le Sueur page's Pierre Lescot page's Masaccio page's Bartolomé Esteban Murillo page's Andrea di Cione Orcagna page's Bernard Palissy page's Andrea Palladio page's Giovanni Pisano page's Nicolas Poussin page's Raphael page's Rembrandt page's Robert of Luzarches page's Peter Paul Rubens page's Titian page's Anthony Van Dyck page's Jan Van Eyck page's Velasquez page's Paolo Veronese page's Domenico Zampieri page
+Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Drexel University Main Building Entrance
1890 - 1891
* Busts of Aesculapius, Johann Sebastian Bach, Christopher Columbus, Michael Faraday, Galileo, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Alexander von Humboldt, Thomas Jefferson, Michelangelo, Moses, Isaac Newton, Raphael, William Shakespeare and William of Sens
* small heads, standing angel
* These busts in niches go all the way around the inside of the arch, including two that are looking straight down. Moses and Aesculapius are on either side of the angel on the front.
* Entrance. Main Building, Drexel University. North side of Chestnut, just East of the 32nd Street walkway.
* 39.953850,-75.187000 [map]
* On the Avenue of Technology tour
* Exhibits: Religious, Unidentified
* See also:
+philadelphia's page for the building's Aesculapius page's Johann Sebastian Bach page's Christopher Columbus page's Michael Faraday page
+The Galileo Project @ Rice University's Goethe page's Alexander von Humboldt page's Thomas Jefferson page's Isaac Newton page's Raphael page's William Shakespeare page
+biography of William of Sens
+Drexel University

See Also's Michelangelo page